• Museums

    San Diego Natural History Museum (theNAT)

    Visit the Natural History Museum and see animals and plants common to the San Diego region, both currently and in the prehistoric era.

    San Diego Museum of Art

    Stop by the Museum of Art to see a vast collection of artworks, ranging from Spanish and Italian old masters to South Asian paintings, to 19th and 20th-century American paintings and sculptures.

    Museum of Us

    Visit the Museum of Us to learn about the history of beer, share your secrets with a stranger, and climb the California Tower.

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    San Diego Natural History Museum (theNat)

    Explore the natural wonders, both past and present of Southern California

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    The San Diego Museum of Art

    Cultivate your curiosity through great works of art.

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    Museum of Us

    Exploring the human experience through unique, interactive exhibitions.

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  • Theatre

    Old Globe

    Stop by the Old Globe to see one of the many shows that are being held. From classic to contemporary works, there is a show for everyone!

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    The Old Globe

    Enjoy awarding-winning theatre featuring productions from all periods and styles.

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  • Attractions

    Spanish Village Art Center

    Visit the Spanish Village to see local artists at work. You can purchase unique artwork and see the iconic colorful concrete tiles while you’re there.

    Spanish Village Art Center

    A colorful village for art makers and lovers alike.

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Plan Your Visit

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From museums to musicals to Shakespeare under the stars, immerse yourself in all the arts, sciences, and history you can handle.

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